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Address: Higashitsuchidocho, Onomichi 722-0000, Hiroshima Prefecture
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the hilltop offers panoramic views of Onomichi and is particularly splendid during Sakura as cherry trees line the slope.

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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the hilltop offers panoramic views of Onomichi and is particularly splendid during Sakura as cherry trees line the slope.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Took the rope way up the mountain. 320yen for 1 way and 500 for return. Will recommend to take the rope way up and walk the steps down as there are many nice temples along the way. A word of caution, the steps maybe abit steep for elderly and young children. So be extremely careful especially when it rain.

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Thank SeahKC
Zushi, Japan
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69 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This ropeway / cable car affords a different perspective to the town below either ascending or descending. Reasonably priced depending on the currency rate. Note that it goes every 15 minutes from 9.00am to 5.15pm.

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Thank Andrew K
London
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187 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

this is the only show in town but fun ... closes at 5:30 so make sure you're up by then (and finished if you want to go down too)

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Tokyo, Japan
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187 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I visited here around 7:00 a.m. but the ropeway wasn't running yet.It starts at 9:00 a.m.But you don't have to worry so much because the way to the Senkoji park is not so far than you imagine .If not running just walk up!

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Thank GAIDA2014
Santiago, Chile
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65 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Great walk up here, we had fun walking up town between the temples and alleys. The view from here is nice, you can see the islands around, bridge and city. Good facilities (WiFi and toilets) and a small restaurant that serves coffee. Nice viewing platform.

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Thank Amanda V
Rome, Italy
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

A very quick gondola up Mt. Senkoji with panoramic view of Onomichi and Setoda Island. Beautiful, easy and fast.

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Thank Erica F
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Well, just as queuing to take a photo with something, or queueing to get into a train, we waited 40minutes to get into the tram. It was 12:30pm then. When we got up, there's the usual crawl to get down. Though when we left at 3pm there wasn't any queue *hint hint* The tram ride was pretty quick, when I... More 

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Thank Justin L
Kani, Japan
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123 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

It's a good mode of transportation, especially if you don't want to walk. I wouldn't make a trip out of it or anything though.

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Thank turkjj25
Singapore, Singapore
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

The panoramic view of the bay and the hilly islands from the observation station at the top of the ropeway is breathtaking. If you read some Japanese, do take your time to walk downhill, along the path where poets found their inspiration over the centuries as they contemplate the scenery. The poems have been carved into stone at the exact... More 

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